• -30000 DR
  • The empires of Merrouroboros, circa -29,500 DR

    In the south, the first human civilizations are devastated by the dreadful Tarrasque, which pushes southward from the Black Sea. The Lopango, Eshowe, Thinguth, and Tabaxi tribes are conquered, their culture subsumed by the newly formed empire of Katashaka. Only the humans of northern Maztica, under the protection of the feathered serpent Qotal, escapes enslavement. »

  • -27500 DR
  • In Katashaka, Tarrasque's grip over humanity loosens allowing the steppe peoples to pioneer the use of horses. This developement enhances their nomadic lifestyle giving the human tribes sufficient speed and mobility to manage large herds over vast ranges. »